2021-03-09

Two sessions | Cao Yongming, deputy to the National People’s Congress:It is recommended that teachers’ salaries be tax-exempt

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Report by our reporter Suo Hanxue in Beijing

On the afternoon of March 6, the Heilongjiang delegation held a group meeting to review the government work report and review the”14th Five-Year Plan” and the Second The draft outline of the 035-year vision.

Cao Yongming, a representative of the National People’s Congress and the principal of Harbin Garden Primary School, suggested that teachers should be tax-exempted to attract outstanding talents to join the teaching team.

She also suggested to increase investment in compulsory education in the conditions for running schools, the construction of the teaching staff, and the construction of informatization; and to maintain standard sports venues and facilities for primary and secondary schools.

The issue of improving the treatment of teachers has attracted the attention of the Ministry of Education.

Not long ago, the Office of the Education Supervision Committee of the State Council reminded that all localities should continue to attach importance to the realization of the goal of”the average salary level of compulsory education teachers is not lower than that of local civil servants”, and that the implementation of”no less than” is not in place. Will be held accountable seriously.

The Opinions of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council on Comprehensively Deepening the Reform of the Construction of Teachers in the New Era published in 2018 pointed out that the protection mechanism for the treatment of teachers in primary and secondary schools should be improved. Improve the long-term linkage mechanism of primary and secondary school teachers’ salaries, and make overall consideration of the actual income level of local civil servants when approving the total amount of performance wages to ensure that the average level of primary and secondary school teachers The salary income level is not lower than or higher than the average salary income level of local civil servants. Improve the teacher income distribution incentive mechanism, effectively reflect the teacher workload and work performance, and the performance salary distribution is inclined to class teachers and special education teachers. In areas where the primary and secondary school headmaster rank system is implemented, the corresponding income distribution method for headmasters shall be implemented according to the actual situation.

“The Opinions of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council on Comprehensively Deepening the Reform of the Construction of the New Era Teacher Team” also pointed out that the treatment of rural teachers should be greatly improved. Deeply implement the rural teacher support plan, and care about the life of rural teachers. Earnestly implement policies such as subsidy for hardship and remote areas, fully implement the living subsidy policy for rural teachers in concentrated contiguous areas, and implement differences based on the distance of the school’s hardship Encourage qualified places to raise subsidy standards, and strive to benefit more rural teachers. Strengthen the construction of rural teachers’ turnover dormitory, and include qualified teachers in the scope of local housing security according to regulations, so that rural teachers can live in and live. Take pragmatic measures to help young rural teachers solve their difficulties, care about the work and life of young rural teachers, and consolidate the team of young rural teachers. In terms of training, job title evaluation, commendation and reward, etc., we will favor rural young teachers, optimize the development environment of rural young teachers, and accelerate the growth of rural young teachers. Equip rural teachers with corresponding facilities to enrich their spiritual and cultural life.

On the tax issue, Fang Tonghua, a representative of the National People’s Congress, suggested strengthening the construction of a platform to promote the development of Chinese medicine cultivation and introducing a production area processing policy. Heilongjiang and the western region should enjoy the same 15%income tax policy.

(Editor:Meng Qingwei, proofread:Yan Jingning)